Crews will be grading and applying mag-chloride/lignosulfunate to County Road 5, followed by County Road 23, Idlewild and Black Lake areas. Crews will be grading around the County. Please be aware and drive with caution. July 02 Update on High Country Roads: OPEN: Yankee Boy, Red Mountain Town, Owl Creek Pass, Brown Mountain, Corkscrew, and Imogene (Ouray side) and Engineer Pass.
Icy and muddy conditions still exist.
***Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***
The Ouray County Road and Bridge Department is responsible for constructing, maintaining, and snow plowing roads in Ouray County. Crews maintain over 300 miles of diverse roadways in the County, from 4WD roads in the southern end of the County to highly-traveled dirt and gravel roads on Log Hill Mesa.
The Road and Bridge Department works closely with the Road Committee, a citizen advisory committee to the Board of County Commissioners. The Road Committee holds public meetings; members of the public are encouraged to attend.
The Road and Bridge Superintendent presents monthly reports to the Board of County Commissioners.